Vishnuvardhan Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Affair, Biography & More

Vishnuvardhan

Vishnuvardhan Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Affairs, Wiki, Biography & More

Vishnuvardhan was born on 18 September 1950, known Sampath Kumar, was an Indian film  actor known for his works mainly at the Kannada Cinema. He has appeared in more than 220 films in Kannada, Hindi, Telugu, Tamil and Malayalam. It was called “the phoenix of Indian cinema”. He made his debut in the 1972 film, Vamsha Vriksha, in a supporting role. The same year, he starred in Naagarahaavu of Puttanna Kanagal and is recognized as “The Angry Man of Kannada Cinema”. He played various roles in different genres. He began his career with the national award-winning film Vamshavruksha (1972), directed by Girish Karnad, based on S. L. Bhyrappa’s novel. He has played various roles in more than 200 films.

Vishnuvardhan was born in Mysore of H. L. Narayana Rao and Kamakshamma. His ancestors are from Hallegere, Mandya District, Karnataka. His father was an artist, music composer and screenwriter known for his collection of musical instruments. He had six brothers and sisters. His sister Rama was a Kathak dancer at Mysore Palace and his brother Ravi was a child actor who appeared in the 1955 Tamil and Kannada bilingual film, Modala Thedi. He first studied at Gopalswamy School in Mysore and then at Kannada High School in Bangalore. He attended high school and graduated from National College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore.

Vishnuvardhan married actress Bharathi on February 17, 1975 in Bangalore. They adopted two children, Keerthi and Chandana.

On December 30, 2009, Vishnuvardhan died of a major cardiac arrest at King’s Court Hotel in Mysore. He is survived by his wife, Bharathi Vishnuvardhan, and his two daughters, Keerthi and Chandana. He was cremated with state honors at Abhiman studio in Bengaluru.

Vishnuvardhan Biodata and Biography

Name
Sampath Kumar
Nick-name
Vishnuvardhan, Sahasa Simha, Abhinava Bhargava
Sex
Male
Date of Birth
18 September 1950
Date of Death
30 December 2009
Age
59 Years (as in 2009)
Profession / Occupation
Actor,  Singer, Producer, Story Writer  (Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Hindi)
Mother Tongue
Kannada
Religion
Hindu
Nation
Indian
Caste
Not Known
Zodiac Sign
Not Known
Height / Weight
5′ 8” / 68kg
First Movie
Vamshavruksha (1972, Kannada)
First Debut Movie
Vamshavruksha (1972, Kannada)
Money Factor
Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Family and Relatives

Father
H. L. Narayanan Rao(Artist, Music Composer and Scriptwriter)
Mother
Kamakshamma
Brothers
Ravi Kumar (Actor)
Sisters
Poornima, Rama Ramachandra (Kathak Dancer), Indrani, Jayshree
Marital Status
Married
Wife
Bharathi Vishnuvardhan (Actress)
Daughters
Keerthi, Chandana (Adopted)
Sons Not Known
Uncle Not Known
Aunties Not Known
Grandfather Not Known
Grandmother Not Known
Girlfriends/ Affairs Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Height, Weight and Body Measurements

Height in Centimeters
173 cm
Height in Meters
1.73 m
Height in Feet Inches
5′ 8”
Weight
65kg
Body Measurement
40-32-15
Chest Size
40 inches
Waist Size
32 inches
Biceps Size
15 inches
Eye Colour
Black
Hair Colour
Black

 

Vishnuvardhan Favorites

Favorite Colour
Black, White
Favorite Actor
Rajkumar (Hindi), Shammi Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Arnold Schwarzenegger
Favorite Actress
Not Known
Favorite Food Not Known
Hobbies Horse Riding, Singing, Music
Favorite Director Puttanna Kanagal, William Wyler
Favorite Movies Not Known
Favorite Book Not Known
Favorite Perfume Not Known
Favorite Sport Cricket, Tennis
Favorite Destination Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Education School and Colleges

Education Qualification
Graduate
School
Gopalswamy School, Mysore
Kannada Model High School, Bangalore
College / University
National College, Basavanagudi, Bangalore
Others
Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Residence and Contact Address

Birth Place
Mysore, Karnataka, India
Home Town
Mysore, Karnataka, India
Present Residence
Mysore, Karnataka, India
House Address
Mysore, Karnataka, India
Phone No / Mobile No
Not Known
Email ID
Not Known
Website
Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Awards, Honours, Achievements

Civilian Awards
Not Known
National Honours
Not Known
National Film Awards
Not Known
Controversies
Not Known

 

Vishnuvardhan Social Media

Twitter
Not Known
Facebook
Not Known
Instagram
Not Known
Wikipedia Vishnuvardhan_(actor)

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